General Motors Materials Handling Supervisor - PUR0009239 in United States

Supplemental on Call Group Leader for Global Supply Chain

Supplemental On-Call are hourly employees that cannot exceed 40 hours per week. Supplemental employees are not eligible for the GM Benefits Program; however, they are paid a highly competitive rate of pay.


Oversees, provides direction and supervises medium to large group of employees engaged in material support activities (receiving, storage, production scheduling, dispensing and controlling raw material, dunnage, waste streams, parts in-process and finished goods).

  • Trains, develops and evaluates employees
  • GMS Execution
  • Works with the customers and processors on daily shipments
  • Responsible to issue shippers for outbound material
  • Insures low cost, damage free shipping and receiving
  • Implements safety and good housekeeping standards
  • A leading voice in plant PIV committee activities
  • Conducts forward planning including material flow patterns, scheduling and budgets
  • Monitors, controls and publishes inventory and shipping reports
  • Coordinates plant activity with GM’s logistics and containerization network
  • Monitor, maintain and update the following systems:EPS, Flexnet and Kronos


  • Demonstrated manufacturing knowledge and strong leadership skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to implement and apply GMS principles
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and plant operating objectives
  • Planning and organizational abilities
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • Very high level of Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work any shift

Education and Training

Bachelor degree or equivalent experience